ESCALON - Jake McCreath couldn't wait to take on Trans-Valley League rival Escalon.
Mia Ramirez contributed in every way imaginable for the Manteca Buffaloes, but even her huge offensive night needed the late accompaniment of a clutch 3-pointer from Jessica Hasal with 1:25 remaining in Friday's 55-52 win over Sonora.
A double-double by Will Ward and the sniper-like shooting of Joseph Berry helped Sierra High keep its win streak alive Friday night in a 72-56 romp over Tracy's Kimball High.
Lathrop High was able to come out and establish itself in the opening period, leading Weston Ranch after one period of play. The second period would bring about a few changes, with the Cougars picking up their intensity and pulling off with a 69-56 win Friday in Valley Oak League action.
The postseason begins today and Saturday for high school wrestlers.
Ripon High's girls basketball team will enter a tough stretch in Trans-Valley League play after beating Escalon 42-28 at home Thursday.
Andrea Hiatt kept the thought in their heads.
East Union used a handful of runs to create, sustain and finally expand on its lead, knocking off the Lathrop Spartans with ease in a 63-37 Valley Oak League win Wednesday.
Jazmin Strane secured her name in the Weston Ranch record books, tallying her 1,000th career varsity career point during a 66-17 Valley Oak League blowout Wednesday at home.
It's supposed to be tough to beat good teams three times in a season.
The Buffaloes had some rebounding woes Tuesday against Kimball.
Weston Ranch coach Ryan Bono did not like how disinterested his bench appeared to be late in the third quarter of the Cougars' Valley Oak League contest at Oakdale Tuesday.
LATHROP - One team flourished in the second half, and the other was finished.
A drop in weight may have Lathrop High's Andrew Aquino on the rise.
Four boys and girls basketball teams from the Manteca area are in line to host at least two playoff games, according to the first release of the Sac-Joaquin Section power ratings.
If the preseason is any indication, the Valley Oak League race has the potential to be a real barnburner from top to near bottom.
Much has changed for Kimball and Weston Ranch, East Union's first two opponents in what is expected to be a competitive Valley Oak League ...
STOCKTON – East Union won the Demolition Day Wrestling Tournament and the Lancers' Jaysen Reindel was named Outstanding Upper-Weight Wrestler on Saturday at Stagg High School.
Maurice Woods was almost too much for visiting Sierra.
In a matchup between two prolific outside shooting teams Wednesday, it was defense and accuracy from the free-throw line that made all the difference for ...
RIPON - Ripon Christian coach Ed Mulder believes his team took forward steps in its two setbacks in the 22nd Annual Lady Knights Invitational.
DUBLIN - Sierra started strong Wednesday but needed an even better finish to pull off a 44-42 win over Los Banos in the Pearl Division championship ...
DIXON - Aaron Paschini helped spark his team with ball-hawking defense, which led to a whole lot of offense for Ripon's standout junior guard.
TRACY – Manteca started the first half with a press and the second half with a half-court defense, and both schemes worked well with the Buffaloes ...
SALIDA – Jaelen Ragsdale displayed some of his offensive arsenal at the Modesto Christian Holiday Hoop Classic on Tuesday.
TRACY - East Union was as cold in the fourth quarter as it was hot in the opening period in Tuesday's Tracy Breakfast Lions/Tom ...
TRACY - Lathrop rebounded from Monday's double-digit loss to Valley Oak League rival East Union by playing good, solid defense in a 53-41 win over ...
DIXON - Ripon used big scoring outbursts in the first and third quarters to blow past Sonoma Valley 69-43 in a winners-bracket semifinal of the Ram ...
DUBLIN - Sierra's girls basketball team followed up one blowout with an even bigger one in the West Coast Jamboree.
SALIDA - In an intense and sometimes-chippy showdown between two of the top boys basketball teams in Northern California, Modesto Christian's depth and energy prevailed ...